By: Ashley Sterchele
Perserverance means : When you are going through a hard time you can overcome it and move on.
A person rock climbing
The person needs perseverance to go through the obstacles of rock climbing.
A flower growing through concerete
The flower had a hard time growing through concrete
A person swimming through comncrete
The person had a hard time swimming through a very strong material
Robby Novak is best known as “kid President” on YouTube.
He is an inspirational and smart kid.
He has a life-long chronic condition called osteogenesis. This disease makes his bones breaks easily. After he breaks a bone he needs surgery. Robby had more than 70 bone breaks. He had 14 surgeries. It affects people to get injured easily. For example, if he falls off a bike, he can break a bone. Then he needs surgery.
When he breaks a bone, it can be painful to him. Everyday he goes through pain and fear.
Despite these adversities, he remains positive.
He had to go through 14 surgeries. He has to go to the children's hospital every couple months. He has to get medicine infusion. The medicine is preventing the breakdown of the bone. This takes five hours to make his bones stronger.“But I think the best movements are fueled by a joyful vision of what could be.” What can we learn from this quote is that if you do something it can be fun and joyful; But you have to vision it that way.